Mountain States Group and the State Office of Rural Health & Primary Care is pleased to present three FREE regional workshops focused on health workforce retention. This is an opportunity to discuss National Health Service Corps (NHSC) site applications and compliance issues, national retention trends and strategies, as well as retention tools and resources. The 3 workshops will be held the third week in June at the following locations:
June 18, 2013 (Pocatello - Red Lion Hotel)
June 19, 2013 (Boise – Holiday Inn Boise Airport)
June 20, 2013 (Coeur d'Alene – Best Western Plus Coeur d'Alene Inn)
Each workshop begins at 9:00 am (8:30 am registration) and ends at 3:00 pm. To register, CLICK HERE. Speakers include: Mike Shimmens, Director of 3RNET (Rural Recruitment & Retention Network) who will share data from retention studies recently completed nationally and demonstrate how it might help your facility; Mike Byam, Managing Partner at TerryBerry an expert on recognition programs as a key to retention, Linda Powell, Project Director of the NHSC Clinician Retention program will discuss other recognition strategies and identify resources available; and Matt Feist, Program Analyst with Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA), will join via webinar to provide updated information on NHSC site applications, other NHSC issues, and answer any questions participants might have.